_____________________________________
                                          |                                     |                              October 31, 2017
                                          |        MAJOR SHIPPERS REPORT        |
                                          |        U.S. General Imports         |
                                          |       By Category,  9/2017 Data     |
                                          |_____________________________________|

                                           Category 300:  CARDED COTTON YARN
                                         Data in Million $$$,    * I/P:    *   

                Calendar Years               Year-to-Date              Year-Endings                                YE  9/2017
   Country      2015       2016       9/2016     9/2017  % Change    9/2016     7/2017     8/2017     9/2017   % Change % Share


     WORLD      44.329     36.596     27.774     25.073     -9.73    36.954     35.097     34.581     33.895      -8.28  100.00

     PAKISTN    13.321     10.908      7.986      7.217     -9.63    11.393     10.788     10.545     10.139     -11.00   29.91

     MEXICO     11.582      8.316      6.755      5.886    -12.86     8.828      7.175      7.302      7.447     -15.64   21.97

     INDIA       7.653      6.360      4.919      5.046      2.58     6.227      6.806      6.547      6.487       4.18   19.14

     SPAIN       3.825      3.207      2.413      2.056    -14.80     3.294      2.812      2.838      2.850     -13.49    8.41

     CHINA P     2.220      2.709      1.794      1.048    -41.58     2.138      2.480      2.281      1.963      -8.18    5.79

     CANADA      0.675      0.983      0.768      0.768      0.06     0.955      0.948      0.969      0.983       2.92    2.90

     INDNSIA     1.392      1.193      0.928      0.606    -34.66     0.983      0.796      0.851      0.871     -11.37    2.57

     TURKEY      0.248      0.547      0.274      0.358     30.82     0.329      0.623      0.632      0.632      91.95    1.86

     KOR REP     0.499      0.581      0.580      0.056    -90.39     0.799      0.248      0.129      0.057     -92.91    0.17


     _WTO       44.329     36.596     27.774     25.073     -9.73    36.954     35.097     34.581     33.895      -8.28  100.00

     _W HEMI    12.611      9.626      7.782      6.957    -10.60    10.118      8.487      8.630      8.802     -13.01   25.97

     _NAFTA     12.257      9.298      7.522      6.654    -11.55     9.783      8.123      8.271      8.430     -13.83   24.87

     _OECD       6.607      6.214      4.664      3.894    -16.52     6.418      5.540      5.498      5.444     -15.18   16.06

     _EU27       5.183      4.105      3.045      2.712    -10.94     4.337      3.721      3.767      3.772     -13.01   11.13

     _EU28       5.183      4.105      3.045      2.712    -10.94     4.337      3.721      3.767      3.772     -13.01   11.13

     _ASEAN      1.831      1.510      1.205      1.049    -12.97     1.378      1.311      1.364      1.354      -1.73    3.99